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Support Stock MMS.. uhhh... SMS

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by pucrepeap, Jan 22, 2013.

  1. pucrepeap

    pucrepeap Well-Known Member
    Thread Starter

    Apr 17, 2010
    Well, my question is, is there anyway to customize or modify the display?

    I've used both Handcent and GoSMS, and like the customization options. I don't expect the stock app to go the extent, but is there anyway at all to at lease change the color or something? I don't like the default...too dark...too plain.

    One reason I want to avoid using Handcent and GoSMS is because I like the Circles app that came with the phone. And the app has a feature where you can get a preview of your text in one of the circles. Pretty snazzy if you ask me.

    So I either want to customize the stock app to my liking, or change the Circles appt o accept GoSMS or Handcent. haven't seen either option yet.


  2. bigbadwulff

    bigbadwulff Well-Known Member

    Jun 15, 2010
    Personally I got over the circle app. It looked pretty cool at first. Then I got to thinking:
    -The weather app really is not all that great. You have to connect to a browser to read it and it's kinda slow and no radar.
    -I don't want TXT messages popping up for others to read(yes you can stop that). then if you do stop it, it's just a clock.
    -It took up too much room

    No, I don't think you can change the color in TXT.
  3. TG1

    TG1 Well-Known Member

    Feb 20, 2012
    I think the stock SMS app on the M is a visual bore-fest. I like the features, but the looks are meh. Went with Handcent and won't look back.

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